Category Archives: personal

Enter: Real Life… on what not to do

Here’s a list as per Saadat‘s query… The comprehensive list of what new husbands should not do or say Keep TOO in touch with current affairs and watch Geo News for an hour the first morning ‘You were putting on your make-up; I … Continue reading

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Enter: Real Life- A day in my life

Wow @ the questions on the previous post– talk about variety! Well, here we go then. Shawna asked me to describe a day in my new life. I just have a word of caution- don’t judge me. I promise I’ll … Continue reading

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Why I hate thread…

I am sick of the thread. SICK OF IT. There is thread everywhere. I wake up in the morning because I feel some in my mouth. I have thread in my hair. And small sequins too. I have thread on my sweaters. … Continue reading

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The first time… :)

I proposed to S when I was 2. I don’t remember that. My father tells me I was 2 when I first told him I was going to marry S. My first memory of the ‘proposal’ is somewhere in prep … Continue reading

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Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust, Symbols, part IV: The flower

The flower The children gathered around the object in the garden. ‘What is this?’ the little one rubbed his eyes, ‘Colorful!’ The rising sun bought out the highlights in his sun bleached hair as he bent over the rose in … Continue reading

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Ashes to Ashes, Dust to Dust, Symbols: Part II

Some of the ugliest things took the longest time to make And some of the easiest habits are the hardest one’s to break And I’m not asking for value nor the pain but I am asking For a way out … Continue reading

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